How to install GUI

Robin Hahling robin.hahling at
Wed Jul 29 00:56:28 PDT 2015

On 29-07-2015 05:29, Gautam Goel wrote:
> Update: I fixed some of those problems, but am still confused about two
> things: why does the screen turn black when I log out, and how do I 
> configure
> the system to use MATE automatically? Thanks.

About the black screen, I suggest you enable 'kern.kms_console' (see 
KMS console was still considered "experimental" in the 4.2 release but 
recently been switch on in "master".
About automatically running MATE upon typing "startx", simply add
'exec mate-session' in your '~/.xinitrc' file.

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